Agent Name

4-Methyl-3-nitrobenzoic acid

CAS Number

96-98-0

Formula

C8-H7-N-O4

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Nitro-4-methylbenzoic acid; 3-Nitro-para-toluic acid; m-Nitro-p-toluic acid; 3-Nitro-p-toluic acid; Benzoic acid, 4-methyl-3-nitro-; p-Toluic acid, 3-nitro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrobenzoic Acids

Description

Solid; [CAMEO] Light yellow crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; May cause allergic reactions in sensitive individuals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "4-Nitrobenzoic acid" and "3-Nitrobenzoic acid."

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